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The Second Amendment Was Ratified to Preserve Slavery
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: 2nd Amendment, State Militias, Slave Patrols, slavery, Virginia, freeing slaves, property, guns, 'rights' to property )

Barbara
- 77 days ago - rawstory.com
In the beginning, there were the militias. In the South, they were also called the 'slave patrols,' and they were regulated by the states. 'Well-regulated Militias' kept the slaves in chains. That's why the Constitution emphasizes STATES' rights to them
The Oath Keeper Who Wants to Arm Black Lives Matter
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Oath Keeper, gun rights, Sam Williams, 2nd Amendment, all citizens )

Dandelion
- 256 days ago - rollingstone.com
I ask him what a white man is doing leading a gun-rights march for black people. Sam said I am almost 60 years old I am just sick of watching black kids getting killed by the cops for misdemeanors. The 2nd Amendment for it to work is for everyone.
Bush Administration Takes Every Side In Second Amendment Gun Control Case
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: US, Bush, Justice Dept., DC laws, gun laws, individual rights, 2nd amendment, appellate court, gun control laws )

Kat
- 3145 days ago - californiaprogressreport.com
Bush to rescue of law, filing a Justice Dept. amicus "strike down DC law, but don't uphold the "individual right" under strict scrutiny Appellate Court decision because it would call into question all Federal gun control measures."
BREAKING NEWS!! Supreme Ct. WILL Take on GUN BAN!
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Supreme Court, 1939, 2nd amendment, district of columbia, ban handguns )

Kat
- 3234 days ago - foxnews.com
The Supreme Court HAS agreed to decide whether the District of Columbia can ban handguns in a case that puts justices squarely into the right-to-bear arms argument. Court has not heard a case involving the Second Amendment since 1939!!
   

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